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Yellow garden spider

Argiope aurantia

Description:

Big black and yellow spider with sharp features. It has a straight line web which it goes up and down, has a smaller companion a few feet away.

Habitat:

Rural, farm, NJ... northeast USA, August about 75 degrees.

Notes:

It's web had Z shapes in it.

1 Species ID Suggestions

Yellow garden spider
Argiope aurantia Argiope aurantia


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1 Comment

Wilsons
Wilsons 9 years ago

Big one is female. Little one is male

Tommy5
Spotted by
Tommy5

Kingwood Township, New Jersey, USA

Spotted on Aug 27, 2012
Submitted on Aug 28, 2012

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